Origin and Meaning of the Name Gay

Gay male popularity statistics
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194199442
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18998927
1898
1897
18969297
1895
18948987
1893
1892
1891889-1166
18907738
1889
18887778
1887
18868926
1885
1884
18839515
1882
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1880
Gay female popularity statistics
Year Rank Trend +/- Quantity
2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
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1969947-179127
1968768-33169
1967735-114178
1966621-77234
1965544-18303
1964526-28350
1963498-37380
1962461-65446
1961396-17595
1960379-15628
1959364+61681
1958425-51488
1957374+15584
1956389+7529
1955396-59493
1954337+14635
1953351-33577
1952318+25643
1951343+16540
1950359-2482
1949357+1488
1948358-18472
1947340-5542
1946335+11486
1945346-2394
1944344-29396
1943315+39487
1942354-12388
1941342+36368
1940378-32308
1939346+18338
1938364-19323
1937345+9340
1936354+40319
1935394+33266
1934427+1236
1933428+21227
1932449+52217
1931501+47166
1930548+104155
1929652+99115
1928751+5290
1927803+1382
1926816+680
1925822+17482
1924996-11059
192388669
1922
1921
1920971-11957
1919852+4567
1918897-9664
1917801+1974
1916820+3268
1915852+5459
1914906+1142
191391734
1912
1911912-6323
1910849-4826
1909801+9226
1908893-14020
1907753+22425
1906977+515
1905982-6415
1904918-9816
1903820+3518
1902855+8117
1901936-4113
1900895-28518
1899610+28826
1898898+1115
1897909-8813
189682116
1895
1894724+417
1893728-3217
1892696+11718
1891813-13612
1890677+9316
1889770-7012
1888700+5614
188775610
1886
1885
1884
1883
1882
1881
1880